Welcome to the home page of Appraisal Advantage Group.

We are a leading provider of real estate valuations for the mortgage lending marketplace. With years of experience in the business, we have a proven track record of reducing lenders' time, efforts and costs in managing the appraisal process.

We are a leading provider of appraisals for:

  • Primary and Secondary Mortgages
  • Mortgage Refinancing
  • Employee Relocation
  • Private Mortgage Insurance Removal
  • Estate Planning
  • Divorce Settlement


    Our investment in training and technology has helped our customers greatly reduce their workload. By offering on-line appraisal ordering, coupled with automatic report status updates and electronic delivery of the final product, we are able to eliminate the run around and phone tag hassles associated with this process. And since this process saves us money as well, we can keep our rates competitive with anybody in the industry.

  • Short Turn-Around Times
  • Highest-Quality Appraisal Reports
  • On-line Status Reports
  • Electronic Ordering and Delivery
  • Competitive Pricing


    Through this web site, you can perform a number of tasks. Ordering an appraisal is just a click of a button away. Or, spend some time and find out a bit more about the appraisal business.

  • The more you know, the better decision you can make. And check back frequently, as our content is always being updated.

     

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    MBS RECAP: Temporary Correction or Long-Term Bounce?
    2/12/2016 3:10 PM
    Posted To: MBS CommentaryDay's like today can't hep but give the average market watcher a bit of a sinking feeling . Was that it? Was yesterday's visit to the lowest yields since 20XX a sign of the final throes of market capitulation? Did that wash out all the trades that were piling on to the ...Read More
     
    Mortgage Rates Jump Higher From Long-Term Lows
    2/12/2016 2:47 PM
    Posted To: Mortgage Rate WatchMortgage rates rose rapidly today, relative to their average intraday movement potential. Things have been far from average, of course, and so it is that today"s intraday losses can be among the worst of the year while the outright levels are the 4th lowest in more than a year. In ...Read More
     
    Proposed Overtime Rule Could Hit Lenders" Bottom Line
    2/12/2016 10:44 AM
    Posted To: MND NewsWireA proposed new rule from the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL), if enacted, could significantly impact mortgage workers" paychecks, and affect mortgage companies" bottom line . T he proposed change to the requirements of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) for exempting an employee from overtime pay, ...Read More
     
    Congress Told FHA Fund is Strong, Reverse Mortgages Improving
    2/12/2016 10:37 AM
    Posted To: MND NewsWireIn a hearing on Thursday before the House Financial Services Committee, Edward L. Golding, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) said that the value of the Federal Housing Administration"s Mutual Mortgage Insurance (MMI) Fund has improved by $...Read More
     
    Morgan Stanley Settles; The Importance of Water in Lending and Home Ownership
    2/12/2016 10:30 AM
    Posted To: Pipeline Press(Note: Monday is a federal holiday , and there will be no commentary.) Here"s a note I received from the owner of an independent mortgage bank with a libertarian streak. "A long time ago, at a university far away, I was taught that the elixir for growth in any free e...Read More
     
    MBS Day Ahead: Corrections Are a Way of Life, But The Details Matter
    2/12/2016 8:43 AM
    Posted To: MBS CommentaryAs we all know, the MBS market is personified by a big green dragon . So far in 2016, the dragon has been breathing plenty of fire. Less publicized is the fact that the dragon breathes air just like you and me. But like any firebreathing creature, and indeed like anything that goes...Read More
     
    MBA Sees Strong Increase in New Home Sales
    2/11/2016 5:57 PM
    Posted To: MND NewsWireThe Mortgage Bankers Association"s (MBA"s) early estimate of new home sales for January projects a 14 percent increase compared to December. MBA bases its number on mortgage application data from its Builder Application Survey (BAS) conducted among the mortgage subsidiaries of home builders nationw...Read More
     
    MBS RECAP: Best Levels in 2+ Years (After Big Intraday Sell-Off)
    2/11/2016 5:56 PM
    Posted To: MBS CommentaryBond markets came thundering in to the domestic trading session today, largely following equally thunderous moves in equities and European stock/bond markets. The beginning of the domestic session marked the bottom in yields for the day, but it wasn't a lopsided battle until th...Read More
     
    Mortgage Rates at 3.5 Percent
    2/11/2016 4:22 PM
    Posted To: Mortgage Rate WatchMortgage rates were widely available at 3.5 percent for much of the day today. At any other time from the middle of 2013 through the end of 2015, that"s not something that very many people thought they"d be able to say (or read, or think!). A few lenders had been dabbling in quotin...Read More
     
    Blackstone Expands; Basel"s Impact on Banks; Vendor Management; Good and Bad News About Rates
    2/11/2016 8:39 AM
    Posted To: Pipeline PressWhat"s this? Fifty five thousand residents in one mile-high building? Doesn"t Tokyo have earthquakes? Let"s hope not everyone wants hot water at the same time! Everyone makes mistakes, right? The issue is admitting them. The CFPB who caught some folks" attention yest...Read More